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Great collection, with limited interps in English

This ethnographical collection focuses on a number of indigenous Ecuadorean cultures. It's really... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
stevekyne
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New Taipei, Taiwan
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Surprisingly good and informative

This museum features mainly information and pieces of the various indigenous cultures still living... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2015
Dryanta
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Olten, Switzerland
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25 Apr 2017
“Great collection, with limited interps in English”
16 Mar 2016
“Cute museum”
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Av. 12 de Octubre N 23-116 | Corner of 12 de Octubre and Wilson, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

This ethnographical collection focuses on a number of indigenous Ecuadorean cultures. It's really quite good, but be warned that there is only a certain number of large information panels in English - all other interpretation is in Spanish. As elsewhere in Quito, getting in is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

This museum is not always opened to the public and doesn´t have many artifacts. It has some books and information for people interested in anthropology and sociology.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

This museum features mainly information and pieces of the various indigenous cultures still living in Ecuador and Columbia. Combined with pieces from prehistoric times and the interesting but not overwhelming descriptions (mainly in Spanish, sometimes also in English) a visit to this place gives you...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Dryanta
Reviewed 20 July 2015

A large collection of well-labeled pieces from different areas and different time periods of Ecuador. Lots of ceramic pieces, some with very detailed ornamentation. Textiles and baskets, musical instruments, weapons and a dugout canoe. There were many items of jewelry and headdresses, apparently worn by...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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